Kenya’s telecommunication company Safaricom has in partnership with Green Dreams Limited officially launched iCow, an SMS based mobile application aimed at promoting smart dairy farming. By subscribing to the iCow app dairy farmers will be able to access tips on better farming methods which will help them improve their dairy output and subsequently, their revenues…. Read More »
According to reports, Kenya’s blockchain & artificial intelligence taskforce has proposed a digital asset registry...
On Friday, Tel Aviv-based AI startup AnyVision announced it has closed a $28 million Series A funding round led by Bosc...
Hyderabad-based realty startup Foyr.com has announced $2 million in funding from SRI Capital in a series A funding round...
London-based startup TrueLayer has raised $7.5 million in funding in a round led by venture capital fund Northzone....
Sweden-based heath tech startup Engaging Care has raised $800,000 in “pre-seed” funding. The round saw parti...
Twitter is currently testing a new feature that integrates in-stream image previews. This means that some photos can be displayed in a user’s timeline on Twitter.com after they click anywhere inside the message. Currently Twitter.com supports two-step in-stream image previews, that’s to say that some photos — including those powered by Twitter’s own photo sharing… Read More »
The Federal Trade Commission has written to search engines operating in the US warning them to “clearly and prominently” distinguish advertising from “natural” search results. According to the consumer watch group, over the past decade it has seen companies beginning to mix the two. The letter (PDF) was sent to Google, Yahoo and Bing. Other… Read More »
Mobile Friendly Sites With internet, the world has undergone almost a makeover. Our lives have changed considerably; information is now available to everyone. What more, this information and its quality can make a huge difference to you if you are a business owner. Example that will be cited here is a pertinent issue today, valid… Read More »
There are many techniques that a business owner can use to significantly increase the revenue of the business. Here is a list of ten steps you can follow to take your brand to the next level! #1: A Detailed And Responsive Website A business owner should create an informative website that gives customers information about the… Read More »
On Tuesday, BlackBerry launched a service allowing government agencies and corporate clients to secure and manage devices powered by Google Inc’s Android platform and Apple Inc’s iOS operating system. The long-anticipated offering, which BlackBerry had said would come out around mid-year, could help the company sell high-margin services to its large clients even if many,… Read More »
Telecoms service provider Safaricom Monday launched Lipa na M-Pesa- a new financial service that enables consumers to pay for goods and services using mobile money without incurring transaction charges. With over 17.1 million customers and an average of seventy billion shillings monthly, Safaricom is seeking to entrench its services in the most basic money transaction… Read More »
Email marketing is definitely the way to advertise your business and educate your customers in the 21st century. Once you have collected contact details from a potential customer you pretty much have their undivided attention for your email campaigns. Your emails may include links to products and services that you offer, advice and tips about… Read More »
Online chat is the process of communicating, via text messages to the people present in a chat room in real time. Chat rooms have become more and more refined over the years, with technological progress. Just a few years back text based chatting were the norm, and then came text and voice used simultaneously. Before… Read More »
Nokia announced that the Nokia Asha 501, the first of a new generation of smartphones to run on the new Asha Platform, will start selling this week in Thailand and Pakistan, with availability in India soon to follow. The new device will roll out in subsequent weeks across countries in Europe, the Middle East and… Read More »